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Ordeal by Fire : Canada, 1910-1945. First Edition

By: ALLEN, Ralph Canadian History Series Vol.5

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Ltd, Toronto, 1961,:

Seller ID: 91181


ALLEN, Ralph. Ordeal by Fire : Canada, 1910-1945. Toronto : Doubleday Canada Ltd., 1961. First Printing. Pp [i]-ix,(3),[1]-492. 8vo, grey cloth with green title block. Volume Five of the Canadian History Series. Naval, World War I and II references in the Index. Very good. 15.00 View more info

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Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ARBUCKLE, Graeme

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1984, ISBN:0920852386: 1984

Seller ID: 15385

ISBN: 0920852386


ARBUCKLE, Lt.(N) Graeme. Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy. (Halifax) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1984). First Edition Pp (4),179,(1). Double column. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. Chapters : 1. Naval Ceremonial; 2. Naval Ceremonies; 3. Miscellaneous Naval Customs; 4. The Wardroom; 5. Naval Uniforms; 6. Badges and Insignia. With bibliography. Foreword by Admiral J.C. Wood. A very useful & detailed reference. Topics include salutes, flags & pennants,signalling, the ship's bell, colours, the tattoo, half-masting, launching, revie... View more info

Badges of the Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ARBUCKLE, J. Graeme

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 1987, ISBN:0920852491:

Seller ID: 17317


ARBUCKLE, J. Graeme. Badges of the Canadian Navy. (Halifax, N.S.) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1987). First Edition. Pp (5),vi-xii,1-203,(10. With full-colour illustrations of the badges. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This book, written as a complement to Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy (Nimbs, 1984), features descriptions, and colour representations of the badges of HMC ships, naval air squadrons, reserve divisions, andnaval shore establishments and also gives an insight into the history of e ach ship." - from the dj. With a Preface by Rear-Admiral Fred J. Mi... View more info

Badges of the Canadian Navy. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: ARBUCKLE, J. Graeme

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 1987, ISBN:0920852491:

Seller ID: 79041


ARBUCKLE, J. Graeme. Badges of the Canadian Navy. (Halifax, N.S.) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1987). First Edition. Pp (5),vi-xii,1-203,(10. With full-colour illustrations of the badges. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "This book, written as a complement to Customs and Traditions of the Canadian Navy (Nimbs, 1984), features descriptions, and colour representations of the badges of HMC ships, naval air squadrons, reserve divisions, andnaval shore establishments and also gives an insight into the history of e ach ship." - from the dj. With a Preface by Rear-Admiral Fred J. Mi... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 6, No. 1, Spring / Printemps 2005

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). MAYNE, Richard O. DOYON, Carl BERNIER, Serge

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2005,:

Seller ID: 94665


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 6, No. 1, Spring / Printemps 2005. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2005). Pp 1-88;1-88. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated grey card covers. Contents : “North American Defence and Security in theAftermath of 9/11” by Lieutenant-General Rick Findley and Lieutenant Gener al Joe Inge (pp 9-16); “Boots on the Ground: Thoughts on the Future of the Canadian Forces” by Major-General Andrew Leslie (pp 17-24); “Different Drummers: Aboriginal Culture and the Canadian Armed Forces, 1939-2002... View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 10, No. 4, Autumn / Automne 2010

By: BASHOW, David L. (ed.). McFADDEN, Dean SCOPPIO, Grazia LEWIS, Jeff

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2010,:

Seller ID: 94670


BASHOW, David L. (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne. Vol. 10, No. 4, Autumn / Automne 2010. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2010). Pp 1-88;1-88. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated black card covers. Contents : “The 21st Century Battlespace: The Danger of Technological Ethnocentrism” by Roy van den Berg (pp 10-18); “Being Effective in Snake Fighting ~ Lessons for the Canadian Forces in the Effects Based Operations Era” by Peter J. Williams (pp 19-25); “Academics 101: An Introduction for the Military Community” by Adam Chapnick and Barba... View more info

Transforming Traditions : Women, Leadership & the Canadian Navy, 1942-2010.Paperback Edition.

By: BELANGER, Stephanie A.H., (ed. ) DAVIS, Karen D., (ed. )

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Defence Academy Press, Kingston, Ontario, 2010, ISBN:9781100149394:

Seller ID: 108032


BELANGER, Stephanie A.H. and Karen D. DAVIS, (eds.). Transforming Traditions : Women, Leadership & the Canadian Navy, 1942-2010. Editors: Stéphanie A.H. Bélanger and Karen D. Davis. [Foreword by Vice-Admiral P. Dean McFadden]. (Kingston, ON): Canadian Defence Academy Press, (2010). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (2),i-xix,(1),1-204,(2). 8vo, illustrated white and grey card covers with gold and black lettering to front cover, white lettering to black spine. "As the Canadian navy celebrates its centennial, 'Transforming Traditions: Women, Leadership and the Canadian Navy, 1942-2010', provid... View more info

Deadly Seas.: The Duel between the St. Croix and the U305 in the Battle of the Atlantic. in dj

By: BERCUSON, David J. HERWIG, Holger H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random, Toronto, 1997, ISBN:0679308547: 1997

Seller ID: 21018

ISBN: 0679308547


BERCUSON, David J., and Holger H. Herwig. The Deadly Seas : The Story of the St. Croix, the U305 and the Battle of the Atlantic. Toronto : Random House of Canada, (1997). First Printing. Pp (6).[1]-346, + 16-page central section of b&w photos. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "Deadly Seas tells the dramatic story of the birth, life, and death of HMCS St Croix and U305, and, through them, the larger story of the epic Battle of the Atlantic itself. A war story that reads like the best kind of thriller, Deadly Seas is a un... View more info

Courage at Sea. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BISHOP, Arthur MAINGUY, D.N.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1995, ISBN:0075516403:

Seller ID: 19149


BISHOP, Arthur. Courage at Sea. Foreword by Vice-Admiral D.N. Mainguy. Toronto / Montreal : McGraw-Hill Ryerson, (1995). First Printing. Pp (6),viixi,(1),1-191,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Volume III of the Canada's Military Heritage trilogy. William Arthur Bishop (b. June 13, 1923. London, England - d. February 14, 2013, Toronto) Canadian writer of military history, RCAF fighter pilot during WW2, and son of BillyBishop. "Courage at Sea is the concluding volume of Canada's Military Heri tage trilogy compiled by Arthur Bishop. This brings to life Canada's wa... View more info

Courage at Sea. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BISHOP, Arthur MAINGUY, D.N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Toronto, 1995, ISBN:0075516403:

Seller ID: 48196


BISHOP, Arthur. Courage at Sea. Foreword by Vice-Admiral D.N. Mainguy. Toronto / Montreal : McGraw-Hill Ryerson, (1995). First Printing. Pp (6),viixi,(1),1-191,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. Volume III of the Canada's Military Heritage trilogy. William Arthur Bishop (b. June 13, 1923. London, England - d. February 14, 2013, Toronto) Canadian writer of military history, RCAF fighter pilot during WW2, and son of BillyBishop. "Courage at Sea is the concluding volume of Canada's Military Heri tage trilogy compiled by Arthur Bishop. This brings to life Canada's wa... View more info

Corvette Cobourg : The Role of a Canadian Warship in the Longest Sea Battlein History.

By: BLAKELY, Tom.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Royal Canadian Legion, Cobourg Branch, Cobourg, Ont., 1974,:

Seller ID: 86689


BLAKELY, Tom. Corvette Cobourg : The Role of a Canadian Warship in the Longest Sea Battle in History. (Cobourg, Ont.: Royal Canadian Legion, Cobourg Branch), n.d. [1970s]. Pp [i]-ix,(1),[1]-93,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Tom Blakely was Gunnery Officer of H.M.C.S. Cobourg 1944-45. Very good. 50.00 View more info

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Halifax and the Royal Canadian Navy. pbk.

By: BOILEAU, John Images of our Past series)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing, Halifax, 2010, ISBN:9781551097473: 2010

Seller ID: 86997

ISBN: 1551097478


BOILEAU, John. Halifax and the Royal Canadian Navy. (Halifax): Nimbus Publishing, (2010). First Printing. Pp. (4),v-x,1-214. Illustrated with b&w photos throughout. 8vo, photo-illustrated white card covers. A volume in the Images Of Our Past series. An ampersand is used in the title. "On May 4, 1910, the Liberal government of Sir Wilfrid Laurier passed the Naval Service Act, which created the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN). Evere since, the RCN and the city of Halifax -- a strategic Canadian port on the Atlantic -- have been partenrs. During the Second World ... View more info

Naval Aid Bill : Speech Delivered by Rt. Hon. R.L. Borden, 5th December, 1912

By: BORDEN, R.L.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: House of Commons, Ottawa, 1912,: 1912

Seller ID: 19178


BORDEN, Rt. Hon. R.L. The Naval Aid Bill : Speech Delivered by Rt. Hon. R.L. Borden, 5th December, 1912. [Ottawa : House of Commons, 1912]. Pp (4),5-31,(1) including a portrait frontispiece of Borden. 8vo, blue card covers. Sir Robert Laird Borden, PC (1854-1937) was a Canadian lawyer and politician. He served as the eighth Prime Minister of Canada from October 10, 1911 to July 10, 1920, and was the third Nova Scotian to hold this office. "On the 5th of December, 1912, the Rt. Honourable R. L. Borden introduced in the Canadian House of Commons the Naval Aid Act. The... View more info

Le Projet de Loi Navale : Sa nature, ses Conséquences: Discours prononcé auMonument National le 20 Janvier 1910

By: BOURASSA, Henri

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Devoir, 1910,:

Seller ID: 27098


BOURASSA, Henri. Le Projet de Loi Navale: Sa nature, ses Conséquences: Discours prononcé au Monument National le 20 Janvier 1910. (N.p.): Devoir, 1910. Pp 37. 8vo, stapled printed wraps. An important document in the history of Canadian naval development. The text is a transcription of a speech givenby Bourassa simultaneous with Parliamentary debate on the country's first Naval Service Act, outlining his opposition to the measure with characteristic drive and eloquence. After a detailed refutation of the arguments of parliamentarians and editorialists clamoring for a Navy, and a closely-reaso... View more info

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RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.) GOUGH, Barry M. BRODEUR, Nigel D. BROCK, P.Willet

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver & London, 1982,:

Seller ID: 13361


BOUTILIER, James A., (ed.). The RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. Vancouver / London : University of British Columbia Press, (1982). Pp (8),[ix]-xxx,[1]-373,(1)+ 48 pages of photos. Maps. 8vo, navy cloth. Chapters: 1. Barry M. Gough's "The Royal Navy's Legacy to the Royal Canadian Navy in the Pacific, 1890-1914"; 2. Nigel D. Brodeur's "L.P. Brodeur and the Origins of the RoyalCanadian Navy"; 3. P. Willet Brock's "Commander E.A.E. Nixon and the Royal Naval College of Canada, 1910-1922"; 4. Barry D. Hunt's "The Road to Washi ngton: Canada and Empire Naval Defence, 1918-21... View more info

RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

By: BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.) GOUGH, Barry M. BRODEUR, Nigel D. BROCK, P.Willet

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver & London, 1982, ISBN:0774801522:

Seller ID: 87639


BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.). The RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. Vancouver / L.: University of British Columbia Press, (1982). Pp (8),[ix]-xxx,[1]-373,(1 ),+ 48 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, navy cloth. Contents: 1. Barry M. Gough's "TheRoyal Navy's Legacy to the Royal Canadian Navy in the Pacific, 1890-1914"; 2. Nigel D. Brodeur's "L.P. Brodeur and the Origins of the Royal Canadian Navy"; 3. P. Willet Brock's "Commander E.A.E. Nixon and the Royal Naval College of Canada, 1910-1922"; 4. Barry D. Hunt's "The Road to Washington: Canada and Empire Naval Defence, 1918-21"; 5. H... View more info

RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. 2nd paperback printing

By: BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.) GOUGH, Barry M. BRODEUR, Nigel D. BROCK, P.Willet

Price: $18.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver & London, 1983, ISBN:0774801964:

Seller ID: 44803


BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.). The RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. Vancouver & London : University of British Columbia Press, (1983). Second Paperback Printing. Pp (8),[ix]-xxx,[1]-373,(1),+ 48 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, blue card covers. Chapters: 1. Barry M. Gough's "The Royal Navy's Legacy to the Royal Canadian Navy in the Pacific, 1890-1914"; 2. Nigel D. Brodeur's "L.P. Brodeur and the Origins of the Royal Canadian Navy"; 3. P. Willet Brock's "CommanderE.A.E. Nixon and the Royal Naval College of Canada, 1910-1922"; 4. Barry D . Hunt's "The Road to Washington: Canada and Em... View more info

RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. 2nd hardcover printing. in dustjacket

By: BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.). GOUGH, Barry M. BRODEUR, Nigel D. BROCK, P.Willet.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver & London, 1982, ISBN:0774801522:

Seller ID: 74007


BOUTILIER, James A. (ed.). The RCN in Retrospect, 1910-1968. Vancouver / L.: University of British Columbia Press, (1982). Second Printing. Pp (8),[i x]-xxx,[1]-373,(1),+ 48 pp.photos. Maps. 8vo, navy cloth. Chapters: 1. Barry M. Gough's "The Royal Navy's Legacy to the Royal Canadian Navy in the Pacific, 1890-1914"; 2. Nigel D. Brodeur's "L.P. Brodeur and the Origins of the Royal Canadian Navy"; 3. P. Willet Brock's "Commander E.A.E. Nixon and the Royal Naval College of Canada, 1910-1922"; 4. Barry D. Hunt's "The Road to Washington: Canada and Empire Naval Defence, ... View more info

Dark Broad Seas. Volume I of With Many Voices : Memoirs of a Sailor.. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BROCK, Jeffry V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0771016239:

Seller ID: 66884


BROCK, Jeffry V. The Dark Broad Seas. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1981). First Printing. Pp (10),11-275,(1). 8vo, blue cloth spine with silver lettering. Law 1498, Spadoni & Donnelly 3221. Volume I of With Many Voices : Memoirs of a Sailor. "The Dark Broad Seas covers the period from 1939 to the end of the Korean War." - from the dj. The Dark Broad Seas is the first volume of With Many Voices , Brock's fascinating and richly anecdotal memoir, tracing the naval career of a determined young Canadian, which began in 1940 when Brock sailed England, on loan to the Royal Navy. With ... View more info

Maritime Warfare Bulletin 94/1 : Historical Edition

By: BURRELL, P.D.. (ed.).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canadian Forces Maritime Warfare School, Halifax , 1994,:

Seller ID: 91761


BURRELL, P.D., Capt., (ed.). Maritime Warfare Bulletin 94/1 : Historical Edition / Bulletin de Guerre Warfare Maritime 94/1 Edition Historique. (Halifax : Canadian Forces Maritime Warfare Centre), [1994]. Pp 1-168. Illustrated. 4to, black plastic comb bound, illustrated while card covers. Contents :Foreword / Avant-propos (by Cmdre D. Cogdon); Commanding Officer's Corner / Le Coin du commandant (by Capt (N) D.J. McClean); Editor's Notes / Remarques de l'editeur (by Capt P.D. Burrell); Conference Organization / Organisation de la conference; The Vocal Service: The Royal Canadian Navy and Public... View more info